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Nathan Cleverly & Tony Bellew both score stoppage wins, obstacles cleared for rematch

Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, Tony Bellew and Nathan Cleverly each scored early stoppage wins to secure a rematch between the to British rivals. Then at light heavyweight, Cleverly defeated Bellew in their highly anticipated first match. Since, each man has moved to cruiserweight, and if anything, the fires between them are more intense and heated than ever. Bellew...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly, Tony Bellew, Joshua-Skelton weigh-in results, video

Nathan Cleverly admits that there is plenty of pressure on both Tony Bellew and himself to get through their fights tomorrow night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool in order to set up a huge rematch. The official weigh-ins for the twin-bill were held today, and you can check out the full weigh-in results, details and videos here. Cleverly returns to the scene of his WBO World Light...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly eager to bash Tony Bellew again, then go for a title

Nathan Cleverly says that beating Alejandro Valori on Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool will lead to a massive British grudge rematch with Tony Bellew – and he’ll beat his bitter Liverpool foe again. The Welshman defended his WBO Light Heavyweight crown at the Echo Arena against Bellew back in October 2011 and made three more successful defenses of the title before...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Bellew focused on opponent, not looking ahead to Cleverly rematch

Tony Bellew insists he is not thinking about Nathan Cleverly as the pair share top billing on July 12 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Promoter Eddie Hearn has billed the night ‘Collision Course’ as Bellew and Cleverly look set to renew their bitter rivalry later in the year, and they both fight at Cruiserweight for the second time since they stepped up from Light Heavyweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellew, Brook, Mitchell see action in Liverpool

The city of Liverpool hosts a major boxing show for the second week running this Saturday, on this occasion promoted by Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Promotions and televised in the U.K. by Sky Sports.  Unlike Matchroom's opening two shows of the year this one is highly unlikely to provide us with a fight of the year candidate.  Most of the fights on the card are at best keep...
Via Ringnews24
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Bellew: Cruiser move is a weight off my mind

Tony Bellew says his move to Cruiserweight means he no longer has to fight the scales and his opponent, as he makes his bow at the weight against Valery Brudov at the Echo Arena on Saturday, live on Sky Sports for the vacant WBO International title.Bellew steps up from Light Heavyweight after he travelled to Canada in November to challenge Adonis Stevenson for the WBC title. Bellew...
Via Ringnews24
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Bellew: This is the start of a new chapter

Tony Bellew is under no illusions as to the task ahead of him as he prepares to make his bow at Cruiserweight when he takes on Valery Brudov at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on March 15, live on Sky Sports. ‘The Bomber’ moves up in weight on the back of a sixth-round stoppage defeat to Adonis Stevenson for the WBC Light Heavyweight title in November, and now wants to work his...
Via Ringnews24
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Stevenson retains light heavyweight title with 6th-round KO of Bellew

Adonis Stevenson retained his WBC light heavyweight title Saturday night by stopping Tony Bellew in the sixth round. Stevenson (23-1) knocked down Bellew (20-2-1) with a left uppercut. When the Englishman got up, he was stunned with another left, followed by a flurry of shots. Bellew was not fighting back, even though he was still on his feet when referee Michael Griffin stopped...
Via AP on Fox
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellew, Chilemba draw title eliminator

Britain's Tony Bellew and Malawi's Isaac Chilemba fought to a 12-round draw in their world light-heavyweight title eliminator Saturday night. The boxers were bidding to become the No. 1 challenger for Chad Dawson's WBC belt, but the three judges couldn't split the pair. Bellew, who lost to WBO champion Nathan Cleverly in 2011 in his previous shot at a world title...
Via AP on Fox
March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Tony Bellew knocks Danny McIntosh out in five

Tony Bellew defended his British light heavyweight title successfully tonight when he knocked out game but outclassed Danny McIntosh in the fifth round at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Bellew was in control for the entirety of the fight, out-skilling and out-punching the willing McIntosh. McIntosh was unable to mount an attack on the fast moving Liverpudlian, and was always a step...
Via Fox Sports
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss
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